Missing Autistic Boy from Lakehead Found Safe

Shasta County Deputies are searching for a missing autistic boy from Lake Head.

Posted: Dec 28, 2018 11:41 PM
Updated: Dec 29, 2018 6:47 PM

LAKEHEAD, Calif. - A missing autistic boy was found alive around 1:45 Saturday morning in Lakehead.

The Shasta County Sheriff's Office says a person living in the area heard 10-year-old Jeremiah Seuss yelling for help and found the boy on Salt Creek Road.

Seuss was taken to a local hospital afterwards.

The boy was reported missing around 6 p.m. Friday.

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The Shasta County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing autistic boy. Deputies are searching for a 10-year-old boy last seen in Lake Head.

His name is Jeremiah Seuss and he was last seen at 4 pm.

The Sheriff's Office says two dogs may have been with him. They're both brown and white. One is Pyrenees mix and the other is a cattle dog.

Authorities are asking you to call (530)245-6540 if you have any information. That is a direct number to dispatch.

Dispatch says they are working on releasing a photo.

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